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Monument record MDR6849 - Leam Moor, Barrows

Type and Period (1)

  • (multiple, Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Pegge noted two excavations amongst barrows on Leam Moor, one produced bones, ashes and urns, the second by J. Oxley of Leam Hall produced and rings (1) He gave no details of locations, likely candidates are sites 5442, 5444, 5449, 5472 or those in cairnfields 5469, 5470 or 5473 (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Article in serial: Pegge, Rev. S. 1785. 'A Disquisition on the Lows or Barrows in the Peak District', Archaeologia. Volume 7.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1848. Vestiges of the Antiquities of Derbyshire. p26.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 30:27.



Grid reference Centred SK 22 78 (1000m by 1000m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

May 23 2000 12:00AM

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